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Jan 27, 2013 7:00pm PST
of the last 6, which means start with the quarterbacks, you have colin kaepernick for san francisco, joe flacco for baltimore, they have great postseasons, so whoever looks like that guy early, luckily will be that guy at the end with his fingerprints on the lombardi trophy. >> interesting. let's turn now for a minute. to baltimore. is everyone putting aside what happened in atlanta after the super bowl? >> they probably are putting that aside. i hate ray lewis' dance, do you like that dance? >> no, it's horrible. but i like ray lewis. >> wait a minute, what happened to -- no, i hate the dance. >> i'm going to get into that. ray lewis is one of the most liked persons in the nfl by his piers, except for quarterbacks. i had a 45 minute interview with ray lewis back in october. the thing that came across quickly. very sincere, very inspirational, he told me before he announced his retirement, he wants to spend the rest of his life telling young people his mistakes so they can't make the same mistakes. >> do you think he's a changed man? >> i'm convinced he is, from what happened 13 years ag
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Jan 28, 2013 1:00am PST
the mvp 24 times. start with the quarterbacks. kaepernick for san francisco. joe flacco for baltimore. they have had great post seasons. so whoever looks like that guy early likely will be that guy at the end with his fingerprints on the lombardi trophy. >> okay. interesting. let's turn for a minute to baltimore to linebacker ray lewis. he is playing his last game and getting a tremendous outpouring of respect. is everyone forgetting about when he was involved in a fight that left two people dead? are they putting it aside? >> they probably are. i hate his dance. it's horrible. but i like ray lewis. >> what happened to i hate the dance. >> i'm not getting into that. he is liked by his peers, except maybe quarterbacks. i did an interview. very sincere, inspirational. he told me before he announced his retirement, he wants to spend the rest of his life telling young people his mistakes. >> do you think he's a changed man? >> i'm convinced he is a changed man from what happened 13 years ago. >> all right. are you ready to pick a winner? >> i will pick a winner. 46 super bowls. i have cov
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Jan 31, 2013 11:00am PST
. >> thank you very much. days here before the super bowl, a major distraction for the san francisco 49ers after one of the players makes the anti-gay remarks. coming up next, you will hear from a former player who came out after he left the league. plus, new details about a man holding a kid hostage in a bunker. he is 5 years old. the neighbors are speaking out about his strange behavior. that's coming up. i'm up next, but now i'm singing the heartburn blues. hold on, prilosec isn't for fast relief. cue up alka-seltzer. it stops heartburn fast. ♪ oh what a relief it is! ♪ shimmy, shimmy chocolate. ♪ shimmy, shimmy chocolate. ♪ we, we chocolate cross over. ♪ yeah, we chocolate cross over. ♪ [ male announcer ] introducing fiber one 80 calorie chocolate cereal. ♪ chocolate. humans -- sometimes life trips us up. and sometimes we trip ourselves up. but that's okay. at liberty mutual insurance, we can untrip you as you go through your life with personalized policies and discounts when you need them most. just call... and speak with a licensed representative about saving on your po
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Jan 14, 2013 1:00am PST
-28. atlanta advancing to the conference championship game next sunday against san francisco. meanwhile, tom brady led new england to a 41-28 win over the houston texans. the patriots play baltimore in the afc championship game. >>> well, it's 30 days since the massacre at that elementary school in connecticut and just two days until the vice president and his task force make public their ideas to put the brakes on gun violence. listen to some of the voices from both lawmakers and gun rights lobbyists. >> i'm urging our country's major gun retailers like walmart and sports authority to suspend sales of modern assault-style weapons until congress is able to fully consider and vote on legislation to curb gun violence. >> when a president takes all of the power of his office, he's willing to expend political capital, you don't want to bet your house on the outcome, but i would say that the likelihood is this they are not going to be able to get an assault weapons ban through. >> let's be honest. we are not always going to be able to find these individuals who on a dime turn into madmen and what
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Jan 28, 2013 8:00am PST
bowl week. come sunday the baltimore ravens are going to go head to head with the san francisco 49ers. two brothers are coaching the teams. the winner of the game is going to lay claim to the lombardi troitro i trophy. right now baltimore fans are giving a sendoff to their ravens. there you go, some live pictures out of baltimore where it's cold. they are headed to the heat of new orleans where mark maccay joins us live. this must be a fun assignment for you, my friend. i don't know how you got this lucky ticket. it might be because you know a lot more about sports than i do. >> hey, we will update you, ashleigh. we will bring you up to speed. everybody can get involved in super bowl week. hello from, yes, warm, muggy new orleans, louisiana, where the ravens can shed those fur coats or whatever they're wearing today. it's quite warm at least early in the week here at the super bowl city. the san francisco 49ers, ashleigh, arrived on sunday. the niners like everyone else who arrived in the super bowl city, media members like myself, ran smack-dab into mardi gras. we're talking parades,
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Jan 27, 2013 2:00pm PST
be a little worried, miguel. >> where do i find the services. >> new york to the west coast, new york to san francisco, they'll keep putting out more and more flights. i imagine this company is going to look completely different in a couple of years. >> all right. laurie segall, thanks very much f for sticking around on this sunday. for more go to cnn.com and look for the gamings and gadgets tab. >> hillary clinton is getting ready to hang up her diplomatic hat. we'll take a look at that and other big stories playing out this week. or that printing in color had to cost a fortune. nobody said an all-in-one had to be bulky. or that you had to print from your desk. at least, nobody said it to us. introducing the business smart inkjet all-in-one series from brother. easy to use. it's the ultimate combination of speed, small size, and low-cost printing. >>> actor burt reynolds is feeling better but still not completely over the flu. the actor's representative says his fever has gone down and he expected reynolds to be released from the hospital tomorrow. >>> a third victory for novak djokovic at
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Jan 25, 2013 6:00am PST
right now. older son john coaches the baltimore ravens while younger son jim coaches the san francisco 49ers and when their parents spoke to the media, it was john who had fun with it. >> our next question comes from john from baltimore. your line is open. >> caller: yeah, question from baltimore, is it true that both of you liked jim better than john? >> i do not. john harbaugh! >> is that john harbaugh? [ laughter ] >> that was me, john. >> hey, mom was ready to come right through this phone. i'm so happy that joanie recognized your voice! >> he pranked his parents during a radio broadcast, during the conference championships the harbaugh parents watch the games alone in their wisconsin home. >>> another prank everyone is talking about is the takeover of the jimmy kimmel show by matt damon. if you don't know the joke matt damon has been invited to be a guest on kimmel's show many times and each time he's been bumped because kimmel ran out of time. damon proved revenge is indeed sweet. >> sincere apologies to matt damon, we'll get him on the air again soon. matt damon a poll geez, we
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Jan 30, 2013 11:00am PST
in america is, where is it? not san francisco, not new york. it is in dallas, texas. look at this. you can see it all the way from google earth. the property. it is more than fit for j.r. ewing, the crespi hicks estate, multiple pools, multiple homes, asking price, a cool $135 million. look at that. 25 acres near downtown, 42,000 square feet. you can see here, three separate buildings. morgan brennan, you wrote about this in "forbes" magazine. i looked at the pictures of the home. apparently it is a pool house and guest house and main house that you can probably get lost in for days. what makes this estate so pricey? >> well, a lot of it is in the eye of the beholder. in the case of super luxury real estate like this, also in the eye of the seller and what they believe their home is worth. so in this particular case, the sellers here believe their home is worth $135 million. i have it on some -- from some good sources that they put over $100 million into restoring and new construction in this house. it took almost a decade to do that. so that, plus the land, $135 million. >> i'm, like, are
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Jan 13, 2013 4:00pm PST
to give the falcons a win. atlanta advancing to the conference championship game next weekend against san francisco. the winner goes to the super bowl to take on the afc champion. >>> it is 30 days since the massacre at that elementary school in connecticut. two days until the vice president and his task force make public their ideas to put breaks on gun violence. listen to some of the voices today from both lawmakers and gun rights lobbyists. >> i'm urging our country's major gun retailers like walmart and sports authority to suspend sales of modern assault-style weapons until congress is able to fully consider and vote on legislation to curb gun violence. >> when a president takes all of the power of his office if he's willing to expend political capital, you don't want to make predictions. you don't want to bet your house on the outcome, but i would say that the likelihood is that they are not going to be able to get an assault weapons ban through this congress. >> cnn's susan candiotti is in newtown, connecticut, right now. the people of that town marked one month since the massacre a
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Jan 29, 2013 8:00am PST
real test of leadership. dan simon, cnn, san francisco. >>> i'm carol costello. thank you very much for joining me today. "cnn newsroom" continues right now with ashley ban field. >>> thank you very much, carol. hello, nice to have you with us. there is nothing like an election to focus the attention of lawmakers and presidents. just look at how fast immigration reform went back on the front burner after president obama won more than 70% of the hispanic vote in november. as we speak, the president is en route to nevada. a state that he carried by more than six points over mitt romney despite an imploding economy there. any guesses who kept that state blue? the president is pitching a comprehensive immigration rewrite that may sound a lot like the senate plan that was unveiled yesterday. however, it will not sound identical. cnn's brianna keilar joins me from the white house now. so will the president propose something completely different than what the senate has already done, and is there a risk of confusing everyone? >> reporter: no, i don't think he'll propose something entirely
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Jan 26, 2013 11:00am PST
jim's hour baugh's an san francisco 49ers. but will the order in which they were born make a difference? psychologist kevin lehman is the author of the best selling book "the birth order." why you are the way you are. he join us live from tucson, arizona. so who's got the upper hand here, mr. leman, the older or the younger brother? >> well, miguel, i'll tell you first borns rule. there are presidents of the united states, astronauts in outer space for the first 23, 21 first borns, two only children which are psychologically first cousins, not a middle or baby in sight. first borns do have an upper hand in many ways. >> you're not leaving me much hope. i'm a middle child. of course, the harbaughs are not the only comparison. look at a few of those. in the nfl, there are plenty of examples. >> peyton brothers. >> peyton manning and eli manning. in tennis, you've got venus and serena williams but guess who's the first born? venus. and then of course, peyton. you look at almost nel measure of success and you're going to see first borns rule, which makes the super bowl interest
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Jan 28, 2013 6:00am PST
on the big game, or at least the media frenzy before the big game. the san francisco 49ers arrived in new orleans last night. the baltimore ravens will get in later today. as you know, super bowl week officially kicks off today. cnn's mark mckay is in new orleans with our coverage. ray lewis hasn't even gotten into town yet, mark, but he's already a topic of conversation. >> reporter: he certainly is, carol. we'll be talking about him all week long. good morning from the super bowl city. as you mentioned, the san francisco 49ers, the nfc champions, were the first to arrive, doing so sunday. the baltimore ravens, they arrive later today. all this week, we'll be falling a number of intriguing super bowl story lines. one of the biggest will be baltimore ravens linebacker ray lewis. win or lose the super bowl, he will retire after sunday's game. he has been a polarizing figure, of course, during his 17-year career. but one thing is for sure, he is a respected leader on the football field, among both his baltimore ravens teammates and opposing players as well. >> i call him moufasa. obviously,
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Jan 29, 2013 9:00am EST
costello. excitement is building with just five days until the super bowl. the san francisco 49ers and bawl ravens in new orleans now for the -- baltimore ravens in new orleans now for the big game. enjoy the game in its present state because the game could change. it's possible. the nfl is dealing with serious issues of player safety, especially concussions. concern has reached all the way to the white house where president obama told the "new respect," "i'm a big football fan, but if i had a son i'd have to think long and hard before i let him play football. and i think that those of us who love the sport are going to have to wrestle with the fact that it will probably change gradually to try to reduce violence. in some cases that may make it little less exciting." baltimore ravens' ed reed, known as one of the hardest hitters in the league. he has a son. he agreed with the president. >> i'm with obama because i have a son. i'm not forcing football on my son. you know, if he want to play it, you know, that's what i would probably say to obama was like, you know, if your son want to play i
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Jan 8, 2013 6:00am PST
running into the san francisco oakland bay bridge. the 752-foot long ship collided with one of the towers on monday. the ship then parked near alcatraz island to be checked out. it was not carrying any oil as cargo. no one was hurt. no reports of fuel leagues. >>> a new wedding party and couple was in this balloon when it made a hard landing after the couple took their vows in the air. part of the balloon covered a house. 14 people were on board. one person was taken to the hospital with a minor injury. >>> the battle between two story ed college football teams turned into a blowout. the tide rolled 42-14 for their third bcs title in four years. carlos diaz from hln sports covered the games. i guess california can use the word "dynasty" safely now. >> reporter: yep, i think they can, yep, we just confirmed alabama scored again so they just keep scoring and they can't stop. but yes, they had use that word "dynasty" in the biggest way after the 42-14 drubbing of notre dame, third title in the last four years, they've won back-to-back national championship games. head coach nick sabin doesn'
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Jan 14, 2013 6:00am PST
after atlanta and san francisco battle it out for the nfc crown. >>> to hollywood now. by this time, you probably heard about all the winners and the losers from last night's golden globes. there were a few moments that stood out above the rest. starting with jodie foster, who received the cecil b. demille award for lifetime achievement. >> i can't help but get mooney. this feels like the end of one era and the beginning of something else. scary and exciting and now what? well, i may never be up on this stage again, on any stage for that matter. change, got to love it. i will continue to tell stories, to move people by being moved, the greatest job in the world. it's just that from now on, i may be holding a different talking stick. >> joining me now from new york is "village voice" entertainment writer michael musto. welcome, michael. >> hi, carol. i'm inebriated from watching that telecast. that was a really fun party. i got a contact high. >> that was the theme for the awards ceremony. >> jodie's speech was sobering. >> it was sobering. i'm going to say it. why didn't she come out com
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Jan 30, 2013 9:00am PST
questions remain whether it can be b the cash cow so many investors were banking on. dan simon, cnn, san francisco. >> today the new blackberry ten was unveiled in new york. there is no more keyboard. it's all touch screen like the iphone. for folks who use the blackberry for work and have a different phone for home you can combine them now. the phone allows the device to be split. so the corporate side can adhere to company rules, things like that. on the personal side the company won't have access to your tweets and photos. alicia keys is blackberry's new creative director. she'll work closely with app designers to create ideas for the phone's future. cool. >>> the taliban tried to kill her for speaking out for women's rights in pakistan but ma. ♪ ...people noticed. ♪ the all-new cadillac ats -- 2013 north american car of the year. ♪ for a limited time, take advantage of this exceptional offer on the all-new cadillac ats. to volunteer to help those in need. when a twinge of back pain surprises him. morning starts in high spirits, but there's a growing pain in his lower back. as l
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Jan 31, 2013 9:00am PST
on hacking activities and the military has never supported hackers, suzanne? >> on the phone with us from san francisco this is nicole pearlroth who wrote this article. nicole, first of all, tell us what's the impact on the paper here? how are they responding to this? >> we have been responding for the lath few months, only coming public with it now because we feel confident we have gotten the hackers out of the system and put out new defenses that will hopefully keep them out next time they try to get in. we have known about this and we kept quiet until now because we didn't want to tip off the hackers that we knew what was going on. we wanted to get a full grasp of what was going on before we went public with it. >> what kind of information did the hackers obtain? is the newspaper concerned that there are secrets, information that's out there that could put the employees in danger? or sources from stories? >> no. this was a targeted attack. i want to be clear. we were able to see what they were after. what they were after was clearly what they perceived to be sources for an investigation th
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Jan 11, 2013 6:00am PST
0-3 in play-off games where the temperature is below 40 degrees. it will be 20s with some snow. san francisco will be playing the green bay packers and then on sunday seahawks travel to atlanta to take on the nfc top-seeded falcons, and also houston looking to avenge an earlier loss to the new england patriots. >> any predictions? >> i think that peyton manning will be fine in this ravens game. he's the best in quarterbacks in the nfl. bleacherreport.com, all your news. >> thanks, vince. we appreciate it. >>> the next hour of "cnn newsroom" begins right now. stories we're watching right now in the "newsroom" -- >>> at this hour afghan president hamid karzai heads to the white house with a face-to-face meeting with president obama and the u.s. role in afghanistan's future. >>> he won 1le had million playing the lottery, but the lucky man turns up dead from cyanide poising and now we're learning about a family feud and what might help police solve the mystery of who killed him. >>> his remarks from 20 years ago are coming back to haunt this evangelical pastor, why he's pulling out of
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Jan 15, 2013 6:00am PST
with tiger woods. >>> tivoing is so 2012. kaepernicking is now trending. san francisco quarterback colin kaepernick struck a touchdown pose in saturday's playoff game against green bay and now fans are doing it and tweeting the pics. for the uninitiated, kaepernicking involves flexingi. >>> the next hour of cnn newsroom begins right now. stories we're watching. lance armstrong reportedly comes clean and oprah winfrey is fascinated. >> i would say that for myself, my team, all of us in the room, we were mesmerized and riveted by some of his answers. >> oprah additiodishes about he sit-down with lance armstrong. >>> in six days, the president will take the oath of office and with him a piece of history from martin luther king jr. >>> teachers refuse to give their students a standardized test. why they say there's no benefit. newsroom starts now. good morning. thank you so much for joining us. i'm carol costello. we begin with lance armstrong and one of the most remarkable sports stories in history. he beat cancer, reinvented cycling and rewrote the record books. and now based on armstrong'
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Jan 16, 2013 6:00am PST
. >>> a member of the board of supervisors of san francisco wants to introduce legislation early next week to rename the airpo airport. >>> starting this weekend, all presidential vehicle also have brand new license plates. they'll be switch to the standard d.c. plates that read no taxation without representation. the plates are a not so subtle form of protest for those in the district of columbia since they don't have a votie in congress. >>> walmart putting its money where its mouth is. the retailer says it will spend $50 billion over the next ten years on buying american made products. but critics say the company is pulling a fast one trying to distract people from the weapons it sells. let's talk about the timing. >> it is interesting timing. the company has been taking heat over the assault weapons this sell. there was that dust up over whether or not they would attend the meeting at the white house last week. all of a sunday they announce this plan to hire veterans, now this plan to buy american products. sure, it is curious, especially since walmart got heat for selling too many pro
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Jan 16, 2013 9:00am PST
to bring in dan simon, following this from san francisco. tell us all about this. >> reporter: well, hi, suzanne. zuckerberg calling this one of the most exciting features facebook has come out with in a long time. now, no broadcast cameras were alo allowed for this event yesterday. facebook knows so much information about us. you got a billion users on facebook, they know our likes from hotels, cars, restaurants, all these photos. there is no really easy way to search for this information. well, that changes with this new product called graph search and facebook put together this video demonstration in terms of how it works. take a look. ♪ >> reporter: so these are some things you could potentially search for, people from my hometown who like hiking, people who like tennis and live nearby, music my friends like, photos of my friends taken in new york. so you can see, you can basically search for anything that your friends have posted on facebook. now this product, suzanne, is in beta. it is going to be rolled out gradually. you can see how this might help facebook's bottom line in te
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Jan 18, 2013 6:00am PST
on sunday, the nfc title game begins at 3:00 eastern with the falcons hosting the san francisco 49ers and the afc championship starts at 6:30, the baltimore ravens at the new england patriots battle it out. carlos diaz from hln sports is here to talk about fun stories before the kickoff and we'll talk about patriots and their mayor thomas menino, was trying to do some trash talk and didn't get the players' names right. we'll look at that and please expound after. >> sure. >> we have tom brady here. we have tom brady here. we have tom brady here. he's been our point person all season long. >> okay. >> and stevan ridley and another guy. and walcott -- wilfork. and hernandez will do a great job as he steps in because gronk is hurt. >> he had a cheat sheet. >> and you didn't even follow it and our wearing vince wilfork's jersey and if you're wearing his jersey and you messed it up, we have issues and gonk? it's gronk, gronkowski, all right? i know he's out with an injury but come on. i thought it was embarrassing when he talked about larry bird and referred to him as larry sparrow. no, th
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Jan 22, 2013 6:00am PST
harbaugh of the san francisco 49ers and john harbaugh of the baltimore ravens think it's pretty cool for brothers to face off in the super bowl. still, the two have coached against each other in a thanksgiving 2011 game. john feels the family angle has been covered enough. >> every story has been told. we're not that interesting. there's nothing more to learn. the tape across the middle of the room story, you know? it's okay. we're just like any other, you know, family really. >> yeah, just like every other family in america with two sons in the super bowl. any who, thinking of buying a ticket for the big game? you'll have to go to the secondary market, as they say, and shell out big bucks. stubhub has seats ranging from $316,000, but you can also pick up a ticket for a mere $2,045. >>> that's crazy. a hockey fan gets kicked out for not being rowdy but wearing a coat and tie. he showed up in the seat behind the ottawa senators bench looking just like head coach paul mcclain, bushy moustache and all. ushers removed him from the arena. i guess the senator's management really doesn't ha
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Jan 25, 2013 11:00am PST
. but also for san francisco. victor, back to you. >> toby apparently is the only one having fun here. karen maginnis, thank you so much. >>> president obama named one of his closest friends and advisers as his white house chief of staff today. mr. obama says denis mcdonough is a man of integrity, who will speak his mind. now, mcdonough will replace jack lew, the obama nominee for treasury secretary. hours ago, the president heaped praise on mcdonough over and over, even told a few jokes during this announcement. >> now, don't get me wrong, denis can be tough. it probably comes from being one of 11 children. you've got to be tough. two of his sisters are here today, by the way, mary and anna and i know they -- they're beaming. they could not be more proud of their brother. maybe it comes from his college football days as defensive back under the legendary john gallardi. i always teased denis that, you know, he made up for modest talents with extraordinary dedication and a high threshold for pain. >> they seem loose and comfortable, jokes and smiles there. candy crowley joins us from washingt
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Jan 29, 2013 9:00am PST
records. the team that won, the san francisco giants, hit the fewest home runs in baseball. you're seeing turnaway from the famous phrase the chicks dig the long ball. baseball teams seem to be configuring squads to have singles, doubles, pitching and defense pop steroid era drew millions to the game, sammy sosa, mark mcguire. it's just going to have to play itself out. athletes always look it seems for the better competitive edge, sometimes illegally. no confirmation yet doubly on the article yet. still has to play out. >> let us know when you get the double confirmation. we will again go to you and get more information. could be a very big story that you're covering that's developing now. >>> a fascinating story. if you think you're adventurous when it comes to testing taste buds we'll take you to japan. this is where dirt is on the menu at one restaurant. a customer paying big bucks to eat it. i gave birth to my daughter on may 18th, five days later, i had a massive heart attack. bayer aspirin was the first thing the emts gave me. now, i'm on a bayer aspirin regimen. [ male announcer ]
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Jan 29, 2013 11:00am PST
face his real test of leadership. dan simon, cnn, san francisco. >>> that does it for me. poppy harlow is next in the "cnn newsroom." take it away. >>> it's one of the most controversial issues in america. and why this hour president obama announces his plan on immigration reform. i'm poppy harlow. roll it. >>> death defying and terrifying. why a tragic accident at the x games is raising eyebrows about the sport of extremes. >>> plus -- >> this 13-hour procedure was performed by a team of 16 plastic orthopedic and microvascular surgeons. >> a war vet becomes the seventh person in the country to have his arms replaced. >>> and hillary clinton's exit interview. this hour, cnn sits down with america's top diplomat and her final days as secretary of state. >>> hi, everyone. a dramatic report out of miami is focusing new attention on baseball. and that sport's ongoing battle against performance enhancing drugs. this in the news again. the miami new times newspaper has published the names of big league players allegedly connected to, of all things, an anti-aging clinic located in south flori
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Jan 5, 2013 11:00am PST
of the congressional sports man's caucus and he joins he now from san francisco. thank you for being with us. >> thank you, martin. i'm glad you're interested in it. >> you've been quoted as saying one of the best ways to persuade colleagues on gun control is not call it gun control. i find that interesting. what is it about the language perhaps creates challenges unto themselves? >> language is certainly important. a lot of times when you talk about gun control, you turn off more than half of your audience. and this is more than just that. what we're doing is we're working to prevent gun violence. it's a very complicated issue. and there's a lot of moving parts. everything from the background checks to the assault magazines, the assault weapons. the mental health capacities that we have. our culture of violence seems to be so overwhelming right now. all of these things have to be at the table. and everybody needs to be at the table if we're going to figure out what the best public policy is to move forward to make our schools and our neighborhoods safer. >> yeah, and i think you do a good job of sort
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Jan 3, 2013 9:00am PST
matldeline and i have include their family in that gratitude as well. i must thank my constituents in san francisco for giving me the privilege of representing that beautiful and diverse city in the congress of the united states. each of us here today is truly a representative. a representative in the truest sense of the word to represent the highest hopes and aspirations of the american people. on new year's eve, some of you, a large number of members of congress joined hundreds of people at the national archives building where we observed at midnight the 150th anniversary of the signing of the emancipation proclamation. [ applause ] at midnight, there was an enactment of harriet tubman ringing the bell. as she rang the bell, she said "now we are free." it was great an incredible moment. it was one that ushered in what president lincoln would call a new birth of freedom for his era and for generations to come. that transformative moment in our history is a reminder of the best traditions we have as a people. the ability and obligation of each generation of americans to renew the promise
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